Things to Do in London Ontario, January 2023 Edition



Concerts in October

Blue Man Group

DATE AND TIME: January 2nd at 8 PM

LOCATION: Performance Stage at Budweiser Gardens 99 Dundas Street London ON N6A 6K1 Near Old Oaks One Richmond Row downtown apartment.

PRICE: $50-$100


The Blue Man Group is an American performance art group. They are known for their creative, entertaining, and interactive performances. They have performed over 12,000 shows in 45 countries and have been seen by more than 30 million people worldwide.

The Blue Man Group will be performing live at Budweiser Gardens London Ontario on January 2nd. This is a chance to see the iconic show live in person!

Old Dominion

DATE AND TIME: January 30, 2023, 7 30 PM

LOCATION: Budweiser Gardens 99 Dundas Street London ON N6A 6K1 Near Old Oaks One Richmond Row downtown apartment.

PRICE: $63.20

INFORMATION: Old Dominion is an American country music band. They will be performing on January 30th at Budweiser Gardens in London Ontario. This concert will be a great opportunity to see them live and enjoy their music.

The group has been nominated for the CMA Award for Group of the Year and the ACM Award for Group of the Year. They have also won these awards in 2017.


Best Shows in October

Controlled Damage

DATE AND TIME: January 17 - 29, 2023

LOCATION: Grand Theatre - Spriet Stage 471 Richmond Street London ON N6A 3E4 Near Old Oaks One Richmond Row downtown apartment.

PRICE: $35 - $77 


The play tells the story of Viola Desmond, who in 1946 was a black woman who refused to leave a whites-only section of the Roseland Theatre in New Glasgow, Nova Scotia. Desmond was dragged out of her seat by two white police officers and forcibly removed from the theatre.

The play is an emotional and inspiring story about the power of one person to stand up for their rights.

New Year's Levee

DATE AND TIME: January 1, 2023

LOCATION: Eldon House 481 Ridout Street North London ON N6A 2P6 Near Old Oaks One Richmond Row downtown apartment.

PRICE: Donation  

INFORMATION: The New Year's Levee is a tradition that dates back to the 1800s. The tradition has been carried on for over 200 years and continues today. The Levee will be held at the Eldon House which is located at 481 Ridout Street North in London, Ontario.

The event will take place on January 1st between 1-4 pm. There will be refreshments, music, and a toast to ring in the new year!

This event is free of charge and open to all ages!

The Spongebob Musical

DATE AND TIME: January 12 - 15, 2023

LOCATION Original Kids Theatre Company 130 King Street Covent Garden Market London ON N6A 1C5

PRICE: $17-$22  

INFORMATION: The Spongebob Musical is coming to London this January. The show will be from January 12th to 15th at the Original Kids Theatre Company.

This production is based on the popular Nickelodeon TV series, Spongebob Squarepants. The show will feature original songs and live performances by a cast of talented actors and musicians.

Tickets for this event are on sale now!

The Shining

DATE AND TIME: January 13, 2023

LOCATION: Hyland Cinema 240 Wharncliffe Rd S London ON N6J 2L4

PRICE: $15  

INFORMATION: The Shining is a 1980 horror film directed by Stanley Kubrick. The film is based on Stephen King's 1977 novel of the same name.

The film tells the story of an aspiring writer, Jack Torrance, who takes a job as an off-season caretaker at the isolated Overlook Hotel to write a book. As Jack starts to get too close to the hotel’s dark secrets, he becomes influenced by its ghostly inhabitants and eventually succumbs to both cabin fever and madness.

This is a perfect time for you to watch this classic horror movie at the Hyland Cinema on Friday the 13th!

Disney on Ice Presents Find Your Hero

DATE AND TIME: January 26 - 29, 2023

LOCATION: Budweiser Gardens 99 Dundas Street London ON N6A 6K1

PRICE: $22.25-$77.25  

INFORMATION: Disney on Ice presents Find Your Hero January 26-29th at Budweiser gardens London Ontario

Disney on Ice is a family-friendly show that will be coming to London Ontario. This show features some of the most well-known Disney characters and their stories, including The Lion King, Aladdin, and Mulan. The show includes many different scenes with some of the most iconic Disney moments.

Kids will be able to meet their favorite characters up close and personal during this amazing event. There are also a variety of prizes to be won in the games section at the end of the show.


Best Events in London Ontario

Lifestyle Home Show 2023

DATE AND TIME: January 27-29

LOCATION: Western Fair Agriplex 845 Florence St. London ON N5W 6G6

PRICE: $15

INFORMATION: The Lifestyle Home Show is a great place for people to explore the latest in home design and home improvement, learn about the latest trends in interior decoration and get advice from experts on how to make their homes more comfortable and stylish.

There are over 500 exhibitors at the show, so there is something for everyone. Visitors can expect to see everything from kitchen design, new flooring options, and landscaping tips, to home security systems. You will also find expert advice on how to make your home more energy efficient.

Showcasing local businesses from London, Woodstock, Ingersoll, Chatham, Stratford, Tillsonburg, and beyond you can truly shop local and meet with the region’s best local experts.

Pop-up Play!

DATE AND TIME: January 2 - 6, 2023 11 AM and 12 PM

LOCATION: London Children's Museum 21 Wharncliffe Road South London ON N6J 4G5

PRICE: General Admission

INFORMATION: Pop-up Play! London is a Children’s Museum in London, Ontario, Canada. It features interactive exhibits and plays areas that are designed to be hands-on and encourage creativity.

TD Free Family Fun Night

DATE AND TIME: January 12, 2023, 5 PM 8 PM

LOCATION: London Children's Museum 21 Wharncliffe Road South London ON N6J 4G5

INFORMATION: TD Free Family Fun Night at London Children's Museum London Ontario

TD Free family fun night is a free event for the whole family to enjoy. You will find a variety of activities including arts and crafts, games, and more.

London Bridal Expo

DATE AND TIME: January 14 - 15, 2023

LOCATION: RBC Place London 300 York Street London ON N6B 1P8

PRICE: $12

INFORMATION The London Bridal Expo will be at RBC Place on January 14-15th 2023. This is a great event for anyone looking to find their perfect dress, shoes, or other wedding-related items.

The London Bridal Expo is the perfect opportunity for anyone looking to find their perfect wedding dress, shoes, or other wedding-related items. The event will be at RBC Place on January 14-15th 2023.

London Psychic & Crystal Fair

DATE AND TIME: January 20 - 22, 2023

LOCATION Centennial Hall - Lower Level 550 Wellington Street London ON N6A 3P9

PRICE: $10

INFORMATION: Join the Psychic and Crystal Fair on January 20-22nd, 2023 in London Ontario.

The Psychic and Crystal Fair is a three-day event with a variety of vendors, speakers, and activities. Whether you are looking for new psychic readings or crystals to enhance your life, this event has something for everyone!

London Knights Games

LOCATION: Budweiser Gardens 99 Dundas Street London ON N6A 6K1 Near Old Oaks One Richmond Row downtown apartment.

PRICE: $25-$50.50


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